Hardware Ranch WMA
Basic information
Sample name: Hardware Ranch WMA
Sample aka: Wasatch-Cache National Forest

Reference: L. R. Spears and J. A. Macmahon. 2012. An experimental study of spiders in a shrub-steppe ecosystem: the effects of prey availability and shrub architecture. Journal of Arachnology 40(2):218-227 [ER 131]
Country: United States
State: Utah

Coordinate: 41.61° N, -111.57° W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: about 40 km southeast of Logan
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Protection: national/state forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: shrub-steppe ecosystem thta is "used primarily as winter range for big game"
Life forms: spiders
Sampling methods: no design, sticky traps
Sample size: 9929
Years: 2007-2008
Sampling comments: A sheet of clear plexiglass (25 3 25 cm) was coated on both sides with Tanglefoot trap coating (p. 219)
Sample: 304
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-04-11 09:49:06
Modified: 2015-02-23 14:04:11
Abundance distribution
70 species
12 singletons
total count 9929
standardised richness: 8.9
Fisher's α: 10.167
geometric series k: 0.8902
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7858
Shannon's H: 2.1042
Good's u: 0.9988